Thursday, May 28, 2009

On This Day in U.S. Soccer History

A 22-year-old Clint Dempsey scored his first goal for the full national team. netting the USA's lone strike in the 2-1 loss to England on May 28, 2005. Dempsey now has a baker's dozen to his credit, including four goals in the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign.

Here's a fun look back at a much younger Clint Dempsey

Coincidentally, the U.S. had played England once before on May 28 - in 1959. That result wasn't quite as close ...

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